Church Isn’t the Place to Avoid Hard Questions

Do you like questions? I question how much I like questions. Sure, for someone like me who likes to have a good discussion or debate, questions are a powerful tool. They can innocently be used to obtain new information or they can be used coyly to try and trap someone...

Night School

A sermon delivered by Robert Browning, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Frankfort, Ky., on June 10, 2012. John 3:1-12 Did you ever go to school at night? It is not that uncommon anymore, especially for those pursuing graduate degrees or preparing for a second career. I...

The Call

A sermon delivered by David Hughes, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Winston-Salem, Nc., on August 28, 2011. Exodus 3: 1-15 In his book, Callings, Greg Levoy writes, “Calls (from God) are essentially questions.  They aren’t questions you necessarily need to answer...